Política e ideología en la teoría marxista

La principal característica de esta obra es el desarrollo de enfoques altamente innovadores en el análisis marxista. En un primer ensayo, Laclau polemiza con Frank y Wallerstein sobre el carácter de las formaciones sociales periféricas, negando que la simple existencia de relaciones de mercado permita afirmar el carácter capitalista de América Latina desde el siglo XVI. El segundo ensayo analiza la naturaleza del...

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Los fundamentos retóricos de la sociedad

Ernesto Laclau was an Argentine political theorist often described as post-Marxist. He was a professor at the University of Essex where he holds a chair in Political Theory and was for many years director of the doctoral Programme in Ideology and Discourse Analysis. He has lectured extensively in many universities in North America, South America, Western Europe, Australia, and South Africa.

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Emancipation

In Emancipation(s), Ernesto Laclau addresses a central question: how have the changes of the last decade, together with the transformation in contemporary thought, altered the classical notion of "emancipation" as formulated since the Enlightenment? Our visions of the future and our expectations of emancipation, have been deeply affected by the changes of recent history: the end of the Cold War, the explosion of new ethnic and national...

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Hegemony and Socialist Strategy

This book traces the genealogy of the present crisis in left-wing thought, from stifling of democracy under Marxist-Leninism and Stalinism to the contemporary emergence of new forms of struggle; and reexamines the idea of hegemony, from the formation of the idea in the writings of Lenin and Gramsci, to the expanded and discursive ideas of Foucault to posit a claim for the new possibilities of a radical democracy. This is a text for both the...

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Kapitalist Devlet Sorunu

Ernesto Laclau was an Argentine political theorist often described as post-Marxist. He was a professor at the University of Essex where he holds a chair in Political Theory and was for many years director of the doctoral Programme in Ideology and Discourse Analysis. He has lectured extensively in many universities in North America, South America, Western Europe, Australia, and South Africa.

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Politics And Ideology In Marxist Theory

For me, Laclau is one of the most underrated philosophers of his generation.He is criminally ignored- unlike Zizek, Badiou, Hardt and Negri- in terms of legacy in forming the modern radical left.However, even though I'm a huge follower of his work, this is not his strongest.It neither stands as a great entry point ("Emancipations" is possibly the best introduction to his ideas I've read) nor any kind of magnum opus like "Hegemony and Socialist...

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